A famous Chinese writer once found love in Lanzarote, making a trip around the island an homage to love and adventure.
Every winter, an igloo-building contest is held in the Ripollès region of the Catalan Pyrenees. Experts and amateurs get together early in the morning to start digging and slicing the ice hoping to finish their own igloos by noon.
The day of roses and books, a beautiful tradition where the whole city crowds around, celebrating art and culture.
Here are five alternative activities to squeeze into your trip to Barcelona to dig a bit more into the local culture!